TALLAHASEE, Fla. (AP) - Gov. Rick Scott is being sued in an effort to get federal review for voter approved amendments that would change the way legislative and congressional distr..
ST. AUGUSTINE, Fla. (AP) - Wildlife officials are trying to figure out what killed a 2-year-old North Atlantic Right Whale off of north Florida's coast. The whale was found dead an..
TEMPLE TERRACE, Fla. (AP) - The father of two slain Tampa teenagers says he is humbled by the support he's received since his son and daughter were found fatally shot last week, al..
LEE COUNTY, Fla - Tickets are now available for the Young Artists Awards Gala at the Broadway Palm Dinner Theatre on Sunday, March 13. The event, showcasing the area’s best y..
CAPE CORAL- The City’s negotiating team has reached impasse with the Cape Coral Fraternal Order of Police on resolving the receipt of an unauthorized increase in salary dolla..
NAPLES– The Conservancy of Southwest Florida today released its 2011 Estuaries Report Card. Of the ten estuaries studied, ranging from Venice in the north to Everglades City ..
CAPE CORAL- The Cape Coral Police Department was on scene of a fatal crash at the 1200 block of NE Pine Island Road. A car with a sole occupant was traveling eastbound on NE P..
WASHINGTON (AP) - Ford Motor Co. recalled nearly 365,000 F-150 pickup trucks in North America on Thursday to fix a problem with the interior door handles that could lead to the doo..
FORT MYERS- Crime Stoppers is asking for the public's help identifying a man who boldly walked out of two Wal Mart stores, over the course of two days, carting out large flat scree..
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - Florida Attorney General Pam Bondi is seeking tougher penalties as part of a four-pronged attack on "pill mills" that supply prescription medications to dr..
COLLIER COUNTY- The School District of Collier County is pleased to announce that it is one of only four school districts in the state of Florida to be awarded with funds to help p..
MIAMI (AP) - Nine people in South Florida are facing bank fraud conspiracy charges for their alleged roles in a $12 million scam to obtain commercial lines of credit. Federal prose..
LAKE CITY, Fla. (AP) - A 25-year-old man has been charged with three counts of murder after deputies found two women and a man dead inside his Lake City home. Columbia County Sheri..
FORT MYERS, Fla. (AP) - Facebook threats led to the arrests of four North Fort Myers Academy students. Lee County Sheriff's officials said Wednesday the teens were charged with agg..
TAMPA, Fla. (AP) - Gov. Rick Scott says he'll announce more of his budget proposals during a tour of a manufacturing plant in Tampa. The new Republican governor planned the announc..
FORT MYERS, Fla.-- The Wings of Freedom Tour is part of a 110-city nationwide local living history display that can be seen now at Page Field Airport in Fort Myers. The event is in..
COLLIER COUNTY, Fla.-- Dense fog kept Alligator Alley closed from more than 4 hours Thursday morning. Florida Highway Patrol diverted traffic at Mile Marker 101/ Collier Blvd. The ..
LEHIGH ACRES, Fla. - Larry Smith of Lehigh Acres said Monday night was the best night of sleep he's had in years. After a stranger stole his identity 17 years ago, the man went on ..
CAPE CORAL- A bee hive was found on the 3400 block of Santa Barbara Boulevard in Cape Coral today. It is estimated that there are up to 80-thousand bees residing in the hive. ..
NORTH FORT MYERS, Fla.- Four students at North Fort Myers Academy for the Arts were arrested on Wednesday, after allegedly posting death threats on Facebook toward a fellow student..